Two women lying dead in a London street during the Great Plague, 1665, one with a child who is still alive. Etching after R. Pollard II.
Dutch settlement at Chunchura on the Hugli river, West Bengal. Coloured etching by William Hodges, 1787.
A doctor examining an obese man and his wife and servant for suspected food poisoning from toadstools. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson, 1813.
Court hearing of a dispute in which a doctor refuses to pay his tailor for some highly unsatisfactory breeches. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson, 1802, after G.M. Woodward.
A monkey in human dress is leaning on a stone which a satyr is engraving into. Etching by T. Landseer after himself.
Separate pictures of garden fruit, flowers, vegetables, birds, dogs and two monkeys dressed as gardeners. Coloured etchings, 18th century.
An outdoor pen of five pigs with the interior of a farm shed behind. Etching by R. Hills, ca 1815.
A black man in ragged clothes moving with the aid of crutches holds out his hat to beg for alms while wearing a miniature ship on his head. Etching by J.T. Smith, 1815.
Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a frog to the head of a primitive man. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after Lavater, 1797.
Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a primitive man to the head of the Apollo Belvedere. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after Lavater, 1797.
Three illustrations of Roman military punishment: banishment, degrading punishment, and freemen degraded and sold into slavery. Etchings by A.M.I. after W. Hogarth.
A skeleton is serenaded by a trumpeter. Etching by Louis Schiavonetti after William Blake, 1808.
Fashionable visitors strolling in a garden with statues and elaborate topiary work. Etching, 18th century.
A hawthorn twig (Crataegus species) with an associated butterfly, its caterpillar, chrysalis and anatomical segments. Coloured etching, c. 1831.
A cross-section of an animal of the phylum Coelenterata (coelenterate) or Annelida (annelid). Colour softground etching.
The ghost of a girl appearing to an old man surrounded by demons of conscience (?). Etching by A. Ashley.
Bogbean or buckbean plant (Menyanthes trifoliata) with an associated insect and its abdominal segments. Coloured etching, c. 1830.
As smoke rises towards the balloon men are rushing towards it with buckets of water. Coloured etching.
Hazel twig (Corylus avellana) with an associated insect and its anatomical segments. Coloured etching, c. 1831.
Saint Bonaventure, Saint Ignatius of Loyola and Saint Peter Regalato. Etching by T. Viero after F. Boscaratti.
Common mullein (Verbascum thapsus) with an associated moth and its anatomical segments. Coloured etching, c. 1831.